Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Octopus Deploy skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Octopus Deploy over the 6 months to 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Octopus Deploy
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 160 161 159
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 -
Contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy 8 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.19% 0.34% 0.10%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.32% 2.74% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 4
Berkshire median daily rate £575 £400 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.75% -7.51% -
10th Percentile £490 £400 £339
90th Percentile £600 £439 £543
South East median daily rate £448 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +11.88% +5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Octopus Deploy is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 605 511 458
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 14.65% 12.54% 11.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 286 269
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £389 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.97% -2.81% +4.23%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £300
90th Percentile £575 £544 £525
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.31% +6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Berkshire median hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -2.04% -16.00%
10th Percentile £36.00 £13.65 £24.28
90th Percentile £53.00 £52.40 £143.03
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +9.76% -6.82%

Octopus Deploy
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Octopus Deploy as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Octopus Deploy in Berkshire

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Octopus Deploy in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Octopus Deploy in Berkshire

Octopus Deploy
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy in Berkshire over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Octopus Deploy in Berkshire

Octopus Deploy
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Octopus Deploy within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -13 6 £575 +43.75%
Maidenhead - 2 £575 -
Octopus Deploy
South East

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Octopus Deploy also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Octopus Deploy.

1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Docker
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) SpecFlow
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) Kubernetes
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Core
3 2 (25.00%) Web Operations
3 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (25.00%) Ansible
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) JMeter
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Big Data
3 2 (25.00%) Kafka
3 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (25.00%) IaaS
3 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ

Octopus Deploy
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) IaaS
2 2 (25.00%) PaaS
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (12.50%) SaaS
3 1 (12.50%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (25.00%) Big Data
1 2 (25.00%) CouchDB
1 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon Athena
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (12.50%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (37.50%) Selenium
2 3 (37.50%) SpecFlow
3 2 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) JMeter
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (12.50%) Artifactory
4 1 (12.50%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (12.50%) Electronics
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (25.00%) AWS Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) WebOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Automation Tester
2 1 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Core
1 2 (25.00%) Kafka
1 2 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Market Research
2 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Web Operations
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Kubernetes
2 2 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (12.50%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (12.50%) Grafana
3 1 (12.50%) Graphite
3 1 (12.50%) Nagios
3 1 (12.50%) Terraform
3 1 (12.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) SAP